clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Around SB Nation: What Other NFL Blogs Are Discussing

Weekly, we take a look around the SB Nation family of NFL blogs. Here are the news stories and analysis they are discussing.

Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports


New England Patriots (via Pats Pulpit)

Should the Patriots Trade for Jimmy Graham? - Pats Pulpit
Jimmy Graham is unhappy with his contract. Maybe. He doesn't have one yet. But does he work in New England?!

New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation)

Why Geno Needs To Be The Jets' Starter - Gang Green Nation
Time to find out what the kid has.

Buffalo Bills (via Buffalo Rumblings)

Buffalo Bills biggest draft bust: Aaron Maybin or Mike Williams? - Buffalo Rumblings
On Monday, two Buffalo Bills were named to the list of biggest draft busts of the 2000s. Which one of them was worse?


Baltimore Ravens (via Baltimore Beatdown)

Which Ravens players are in a year to 'prove it'? - Baltimore Beat Down
Here are a few players that need to prove they belong for the foreseeable future this year.

Pittsburgh Steelers (via Behind the Steel Curtain)

A clean bill of health means better chance for a brighter year for Brice McCain - Behind the Steel Curtain
Brice McCain is one of the unsung additions to the Pittsburgh Steelers this season. He claims to be healthy for the first time since 2011, will he make the team and make a difference in 2014?

Cincinnati Bengals (via Cincy Jungle)

Face of the Cincinnati Bengals Franchise - Cincy Jungle
It's usually a good thing to have multiple players worthy of being called the face of your franchise. That's the case with the Bengals.

Cleveland Browns (via Dawgs By Nature)

Browns WR Josh Gordon arrested for DWI - Dawgs By Nature
Just as it appeared the tide may have been turning for Josh Gordon and his impending appeal regarding a reported violation of the NFL's substance of abuse policy, once again another huge setback raises seemingly every red flag there is to raise.


Houston Texans (via Battle Red Blog)

Jadeveon Clowney's Goal For 2014: Sack Andrew Luck - Battle Red Blog
2014's first overall pick wants a piece of 2012's first overall pick. This is going to be good.

Tennessee Titans (via Music City Miracles)

Zach Mettenberger wants to be the Titans starting QB - Music City Miracles
What else would you have him say?

Jacksonville Jaguars (via Big Cat Country)

50 best plays of 2013 - No. 32: Ace Sanders scores his first career touchdown - Big Cat Country
We're counting down the 50 best plays of 2013. Who made it to No. 32? Wide receiver Ace Sanders and his ability to take a simple swing pass and make everybody miss.

Indianapolis Colts (via Stampede Blue)

LaVon Brazill's most recent screw-up is Griff Whalen's gain - Stampede Blue
Brazill and Whalen were to battle for one of the final roster positions. This was before the news broke of Brazill's one-year suspension.


Denver Broncos (via Mile High Report)

How Peyton Manning compares to Tom Brady, Drew Brees and Aaron Rodgers from 2009-2013 - Mile High Report
First and foremost I want to recognize the work of Football Outsiders' Scott Kacsmar, whose work provides the basis for this article.

San Diego Chargers (via Bolts from the Blue)

How John Pagano Can Improve as a Play-caller in 2014 - Bolts From The Blue
John Pagano has no more excuses not to execute in pass defense in 2014.

Oakland Raiders (via Silver and Black Pride)

Pro Football Talk: Raiders still worst team in NFL - Silver And Black Pride
The preseason power rankings have begun. Pro Football Talk began theirs Monday, beginning with number 32 in their power rankings. And it began in the exact same place it began last year -- Oakland. ...

Kansas City Chiefs (via Arrowhead Pride)

What is a successful season for Kansas City Chiefs LB Dee Ford? - Arrowhead Pride
With the rookie getting plenty of attention, what is the stat line are Kansas City Chiefs fans hoping for?


New York Giants (via Big Blue View)

Which former Giant in his prime would help the 2014 team the most? - Big Blue View
This is a great offseason question posed earlier today by WFAN's Paul Dottino. So, because we have no scruples let's steal the question and debate it. Which player would you take?

Philadelphia Eagles (via Bleeding Green Nation)

Philadelphia Eagles attend pro day featuring massive defensive lineman LaKendrick Ross - Bleeding Green Nation
According to a report, the Philadelphia Eagles were in attendance to watch massive LaKendrick Ross workout at his pro day. Ross is eligible for the 2014 NFL Supplemental Draft.

Dallas Cowboys (via Blogging the Boys)

Dez Bryant's Evolution To A Leader For The Dallas Cowboys - Blogging The Boys
From a troubled start to his his NFL career, Dez Bryant is now becoming a leader for the Dallas Cowboys. Others are noticing, too.

Washington Redskins (via Hogs Haven)

2014 a Make-or-Break year for RGIII? - Hogs Haven
Examining a now fully healthy RGIII, and what he has to do to improve as a quarterback and stay healthy in 2014.


Green Bay Packers (via Acme Packing Company)

Packers' 2014 Roster Preview: Returning Quarterbacks - Acme Packing Company
We break down the three returning QBs who are back in Green Bay for another year.

Detroit Lions (via Pride of Detroit)

Where does Don Muhlbach rank among long snappers? - Pride Of Detroit
Believe it or not, but Pro Football Focus is now evaluating long snappers. Here's a look at how the Detroit Lions' Don Muhlbach was rated.

Chicago Bears (via Windy City Gridiron)

Jon Bostic looks to make an impact in 2014 - Windy City Gridiron
Last year's second-round pick Jonathan Bostic will hopefully have more impact on defense this season after getting his feet wet in his rookie year on a struggling unit.

Minnesota Vikings (via Daily Norseman)

Greg Jennings Volunteers To Help Masai Tribe Find Clean Water - Daily Norseman
The Vikings WR volunteered with some other NFL stars to help the Masai tribe in Africa find some clean sources of drinking water


New Orleans Saints (via Canal Street Chronicles)

Will Jimmy Graham Sign a Long-Term Contract or Play Under the Franchise Tag in 2014? - Canal Street Chronicles
Time is running out for Jimmy Graham to make a decision regarding the 2014 season. Will he sign a long-term contract with the Saints or play under his tight end franchise tag? Or worse, sit out the entire season?

Atlanta Falcons (via The Falcoholic)

Over The Cap's Best and Worst 2014 Falcons Contracts - The Falcoholic
Over the Cap gave their opinion on the best and worst contract of 2014. Where is Sam Baker? The answer will won't surprise you.

Carolina Panthers (via Cat Scratch Reader)

DeAngelo Williams is giving up his plane seat to a veteran - Cat Scratch Reader
DeAngelo continues to be totally awesome.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (via Bucs Nation)

Sean Lee injury, Daryl Washington suspension reinforce fickle NFL nature - Bucs Nation
Injuries and suspensions haven't hit the Bucs yet, and that's a big win.


San Francisco 49ers (via Niners Nation)

NFL supplemental draft 2014: 49ers attend Lakendrick Ross pro day, according to report - Niners Nation
The 2014 NFL Supplemental Draft is scheduled for July 11. The San Francisco 49ers appear to be doing some research on a potential prospect.

Arizona Cardinals (via Revenge of the Birds)

Arizona Cardinals' long-term need at ILB not as dire as some believe - Revenge of the Birds
The team will probably need to replace Daryl Washington.

Seattle Seahawks (via Field Gulls)

An All-American Rant: The narrative on Richard Sherman & Russell Wilson - Field Gulls
Prepare yourselves.

St. Louis Rams (via Turf Show Times)

Rams, Will Witherspoon in contract talks - Turf Show Times
The Rams could be looking to bring back to veteran linebacker this season.